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Saul Williams

Article: Saul Williams

Saul Williams [www.saulwilliams.com] is a hybrid. A poet. A rapstar. A rockstar. Maybe the best way to describe Williams is renaissance man, or you could simply say hes an artist. Williams started out as an open-mic poet, so it goes without saying that he comes from a distinctly different background from a typical MC, and…

New Spoon – "The Underdog"

Article: New Spoon – "The Underdog"

That’s right, the new Spoon record Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga’s not even out yet – but he stabbing piano of “The Ghost Of You Lingers” [stereogum.com] was the first we heard of the rather excellent album [stereogum.com]. Now the new Jon Brion-produced track “The Underdog” that Spoon is unleashing to the masses, and running…